In the Spotlight: 2014 Accolades for Entrinsik Informer

Posted on February 9th 2015

No doubt about it, 2014 was a big year for Informer. Thanks to a great product and a wonderful and supportive user community, we’ve been showing up in the spotlight and getting recognition from some pretty cool sources. Check out the highlights:

June 2, 2014: Entrinsik Named to DBTA’s 100 Companies that Matter Most in Data for Second YearDBTA100

DBTA (Database Trends & Applications), a magazine covering data and information management, big data, and data science, once again included Entrinsik in their DBTA Top 100. Companies were selected based on their presence, execution, vision, and innovation in delivering products and/or services that meet the needs of the marketplace. See the Top 100 list here, or read more about it in our press release.

August 28, 2014: Entrinsik Informer Received High Rankings by Users in TrustRadius Product Report

In August of last year, TrustRadius (, a leading user review site for business software, published a product report based on reviews written by Informer users on the TrustRadius website. The report includes a company and product overview, excerpts from real user reviews, aggregate user ratings compared to business intelligence product averages, and an interview with key management on product positioning and plans.

Entrinsik gets very high ratings across the board, significantly higher than the BI product average across every reported facet by users,” said Alan Cooke, Research Director, TrustRadius. “In particular, Entrinsik Informer rates higher than industry averages in likelihood to recommend and renew, product usability, implementation satisfaction, and support.”

Accolades like these are especially meaningful to us because they come directly from our customers. The outpouring of support from reviews on the TrustRadius website was overwhelming – a huge thank you to everyone who participated!! Download the full report here, read the press release, or read all the full reviews on TrustRadius.

October 15, 2014: Entrinsik Informer Receives High Rankings in BARC BI Survey 14

In October, BARC (Business Application Research Center), a leading enterprise software project lenth graphindustry analyst and consulting firm, published its 13th annual BI Survey, the world’s largest independent survey of BI software users. The survey examines BI product selection and usage from survey responses of over 2,300 software users about 34 products and product groups. Informer was included in this survey for the first time this year and received rave reviews, being rated higher than any other ad-hoc reporting and dashboard vendor in the “Ease of Use” and “Chosen as Standard” categories.

Entrinsik is leading the way in terms of setting the standards as to what dashboard and ad-hoc reporting environments need to adopt,” says Dr. Carsten Bange, founder and CEO of BARC. “Their customers rank Informer higher in the chosen as standard KPI than all other dashboard and ad-hoc software providers. With its user-friendly interface and flexible authoring tools, Entrinsik Informer is among the more highly rated tools by customers for self-service.

Once again, a big shout-out to all of our wonderful customers who participated in this survey!! Download the full survey here and read the press release.

December 9, 2014: Entrinsik Informer Featured in TrustRadius Buyer’s Guide to BI Software

Due to high user rankings, we were included in a comprehensive report published by TrustRadius curatedTrustRadius Business Intelligence Top Rated Badge from over 500 user reviews of top-performing BI software, called the TrustRadius Buyer’s Guide to BI Software. Informer ranks highly on the Data Discovery & Visualization TrustMap™, which quickly helps software buyers to locate the solutions most highly rated and adopted by their direct peer group.

Entrinsik Informer is used by customers in a variety of industries where there is a strong need to manage large volumes of operational data. Typical customers have limited IT support and a relatively non-technical user base,” said Alan Cooke, Research Director, TrustRadius. “Informer is particularly pervasive in community colleges and universities, and is very highly rated on TrustRadius.”

Download the Buyer’s Guide here and read the press release.

And most recently…

February 2, 2014: Entrinsik Informer Named a “Best” Solution in New Data Visualization Benchmark Report

Ranked-Best-Vendor-BadgeHot off the press! We’ve recently announced our inclusion in research company Gleanster’s new report, “Gleansight Benchmark Report: Data Visualization.” Based on independent research and survey results from real BI software users, the report provides a window into how the most successful companies deploy technology to deliver visual forms of data to business users.

In the extended vendor report, Entrinsik Informer is given the highest ranking of “Best” in all four categories: Features & Functionality, Ease of Use, Ease of Deployment, and Overall Value. “Having developed information management systems for more than a quarter of a century, Entrinsik is a true pioneer in the BI space… It has proven itself to be a quick and easy web-based alternative to traditional BI solutions.”2015DV--gleanster_rankings-overall-value

The report also credits Entrinsik with the highest customer survey participation in the Data Visualization survey over any other solution provider in Gleanster history. “When your brand can rally 80+ unique customers to participate in a survey, you’ve got some street cred among your install base.” Once again, THANK YOU to all of our awesome customers for making this happen!!!

Download the report here and read the press release.

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